Armie Hammer on Playing Hoover's Lover

By Advocate.com Editors

Originally published on Advocate.com January 05 2011 4:55 PM ET

Armie Hammer, who played both of the Winklevoss twins in the heralded film The Social Network, went on Chelsea Lately Tuesday night to talk about his upcoming role as Leonardo DiCaprio's lover in a biopic about former FBI director J. Edgar Hoover.

Hammer is slated to play Clyde Tolson, Hoover's close associate who many speculated was also his lover.

Host Chelsea Handler also told Hammer that one of her staffers has a profound affection for the actor.

Watch the full interview below: